Timmy elsewhereOctober 23, 2013 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere4 CommentsAt the ASI. Why is everyone complaining that the nuclear deal is expensive when it’s half the price of wind power? previousGeorge gets one rightnextA problem with state funding of politics 4 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” Pogo October 23, 2013 at 9:26 am Half the price now, and as FITs are automatically increased in line with inflation, probably about one third is ten to twelve years’ time… And nucs work at night or when the wind isn’t blowing.. 🙂 Pogo October 23, 2013 at 9:27 am … IN ten to twelve… john77 October 23, 2013 at 12:43 pm Because it is more expensive than nuclear now. We are paying an awful lot to compensate EDF for the political risk factor. Diogenes October 23, 2013 at 3:32 pm Tim Remember Rational Expectations…..this strike price kind of sets it in stone that baseload electricity in 10 years’ time will be twice as expensive as it is now Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.